Speed Bump

Humping on the LES (or How the DOT Installed New Area Speed Bumps)

Posted August 30, 2016 at 5:07 am

Two sidestreets on the Lower East Side are recipients of speed bumps this month. Rutgers Slip, just above South Street, acts as an exit ramp of sorts for motorists coming from the FDR Drive/South Street. Cars tend to speed away northbound after turning onto the narrow street. The new road hump should deter that. In […]

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Speed Bumps Arrive on Orchard and Ludlow

Posted August 6, 2012 at 6:42 am

Literally one day after first reporting on the certain arrival of speed bumps on the lower reaches of both Orchard and Ludlow Streets, DOT workers poured the asphalt mounds

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Speed Bumps Coming to Orchard and Ludlow

Posted August 1, 2012 at 6:18 am

Much needed and long-sought-after safety controls are currently underway for the immediate environs of PS 42, which is bounded by Orchard, Ludlow, and Hester.

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